Bayern Munich’s typical German efficiency undid Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.comThere’s a reason Arjen Robben and Mario Gomez can’t even get in the starting XI at Bayern Munich. The former plays by his own rules, prioritising flair over efficiency, whilst the latter lacks the all round play to be the focal point of an incredibly well balanced team.
From back to front this team plays for each other. The likes of Manuel Neuer, Phillip Lahm, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Thomas Muller exemplify the philosophy Jupp Heynckes has instilled in his side, one that resembles that of the German national team – but with a little something extra.
The current squad blends experience with youth oh so seamlessly. Plenty of the team put out last night are playing to the highest level in their careers thus far; Munich have conceded 7 goals all season domestically, while a goal difference of +50 shows that they don’t exactly go out to secure 1-0 victories.
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